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Fast becoming an extremely popular tourist destination, Southwestern Virginia's Bland County beckons visitors with stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, quaint towns and villages, a rich historical heritage, culture, art, entertainment, fine dining, shopping and a vast range of exciting outdoor adventures.
Fort Mountain State Park is a mecca for hikers, horseback riders and mountain bikers seeking spectacular scenery, solitude and serenity. There are more than 14 miles of hiking trails that wind through the park. The park trails are considered some of the prettiest in all of Georgia.
Absolutely beautiful! Breathtaking! So lovely! These are just a few of the accolades voiced as visitors view 729-foot Amicaloia Falls. The dramatic waterfall draws its name from the Cherokee word meaning "tumbling or sliding waters".
Take a walk in the clouds at North Georgia's 3,485-acre Cloudland Canyon State Park. The park is nestled at the western edge of Lookout Mountain in the northwest corner of the state. Located at Rising Fawn, Cloudland is commonly considered to be one of the most beautiful state parks in the State of Georgia.
The most forested county in the Commonwealth, Buchanan County offers excellent bass and trout fishing, challenging biking and hiking trails, tranquil camping sites, spectacular scenery and friendly folks. Visitors delight in the natural wonders and mountain hospitality of this extraordinarily special part of the Appalachian Plateau of Southwestern Virginia.
Roanoke County, located in the Commonwealth of Virginia, is primarily a rugged, rural mountainous region of outstanding beauty. The County and the City of Roanoke are named in honor of the Roanoke River. Roanoke County and the surrounding counties that make up the Roanoke Valley are a favored travel destination offering breathtaking scenery, a rich historical heritage, artistic Appalachian treasures, and unique mountain music.
Giles County, Virginia is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you a seek an ideal destination for a romantic getaway or a stellar site for a family vacation, this delightful piece of Southwestern Virginia offers unforgettable recreational opportunities, spectacular scenery, solitude and serenity.
Are you looking for a hunting, backpacking or horseback riding destination that offers spectacular scenery, abundant game, quiet and solitude? Escape the "hustle and bustle" of the city and "loose yourself in the wild" of the Rich Mountain Wilderness of northern Georgia
Bluegrass Mountain Music - Are you ready for a "hoe-down"? Carroll County, known as the home of Bluegrass music, is where you can clap your hands, stomp your feet, and watch or participate in traditional Appalachian dancing. Learn to clog "mountain style."
The Craig County Administration welcomes visitors. They advise, "The County is marked by a succession of mountain ridges, running northeast-southwest. The valleys and creeks between the ridges provide for agriculture and population centers. Nearly two thirds of the county is Jefferson National Forest, Appalachian Trail, and Niday State Park. Rural in nature, it has no stop-lights and is criss-crossed by Virginia Scenic Byways."
One of the most charming and picturesque destinations along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd County are a mecca for artists, photographers, and outdoor enthusiasts. Known for panoramic vistas, spirited mountain music and Appalachian arts and crafts, Floyd County is an ideal choice for a romantic getaway or weekend road trip.
Rock-climbing, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, motorcycle touring, camping, fishing, hunting, swimming, paddling, cross-country skiing, geo-caching, bird watching and just plain relaxing are but a few of the exciting outdoor activities that draw travelers to scenic Lee County.